For this Discussion, you will evaluate the use of literature and problem statements in assigned journal articles in your discipline to understand what it means for a research study to be justified, grounded, and original. You will use the Use of Literature Checklist,the Problem Statement Checklist, and the Litmus Testas guides for your post.
With these thoughts in mind, refer to the Journal Articles document for your assigned articles for this Discussion. If your last name starts with A through L, use Article A. If your last name starts with M through Z, use Article B. Follow the prompt below for your program.
Masterâ€™s and research doctorate (PhD) students
By Day 4
Post a critique of the research study in which you:
- Evaluate the authorsâ€™ use of literature using the Use of Literature Checklist as a guide
- Evaluate the research problem using the Problem Statement Checklist as a guide
- Explain what it means for a research study to be justified and grounded in the literature; then, explain what it means for a problem to be original using the Litmus Test as a guide
Be sure to support your Main Issue Post and Response Post with reference to the weekâ€™s Learning Resources and other scholarly evidence in APA Style.